Woodenboat magazine for wooden boat owners and builders, focusing on materials, design, and construction techniques and repair solutions.. Wooden boat plans and kits. many boat plans are offered online. at first everything is very confusing, then you start to get some idea of the different types of boats. Build a simple wooden boat plans. these plans are called the "anyone’s boat", because as they claim, anyone can build it. you can power it with oars or outboard..